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14-year-old boy charged in father's killing, school shooting

The teen is accused of killing his father, 47-year-old Jeffrey Osborne, in their Townville home Wednesday, then taking his truck and making his way toward the e...


MH17: US reaffirms commitment to work with JIT

Witnesses there reported an explosion and a whistling sound and a patch of field was set on fire. A man whose daughter died when a Malaysia Airlines plane was...


Bombers of civilians in Aleppo will face God's judgment: pope

Georgia still scarred by a war with Russian Federation in 2008 over the disputed South Ossetia region. Francis is due Sunday in Azerbaijan, where he will meet...


Presidents Obama, Clinton Attend Shimon Peres' Funeral

In a heartfelt eulogy , Mr Obama said that Peres showed that "justice and hope" are at the heart of Israel's Zionist ideals. "He lived 93 years in a stat...


The US threatens that they will not negotiate with Russian Federation regarding Syria

Mr O'Brien, the under-secretary-general for humanitarian affairs, told the UN Security Council Aleppo had descended into a "merciless abyss of humanitarian ca...


Obama to attend Shimon Peres funeral in Jerusalem

In the 1993 peace talks with Palestinian Liberation Organisation leader Yasser Arafat, Mr Peres worked to get Palestine recognised by Israel as a negotiating pa...


Vermont man rescued from sea was suspect in grandfather's death

According to a search warrant for Nathan Carman's apartment obtained by the Hartford Courant , Carman was the last person known to see his maternal grandfa...


1 dead, over 100 hurt in train crash at New Jersey station

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says all passengers trapped on the train have been removed and taken to two hospitals. The injured sat on benches in the stati...


The underground pipeline shaping North Korea's new capitalists

Daniel Fried, the State Department's coordinator for sanctions policy, said us allies are seeking to cut down on Air Koryo flights and some countries have alr...


Washington's minimum wage is going up in 2017

But in an interview with The Canadian Press Tuesday, Premier Rachel Notley said she rejects the notion that a minimum-wage hike will hurt the provincial economy...


Pakistan says India will 'disintegrate' when Kashmir is free

Sharif, said Tuesday. Maintaining that no proof implicating Pakistan in the Uri attack had surfaced yet, Asif told DawnNews that "it was evident the attack wa...


Bahrain says Congress vote on Saudi 9/11 bill will harm US

The Obama administration has maintained that the legislation would have unintended consequences for the US, opening the door for lawsuits aimed at USA service...


What does OPEC's tentative deal mean for oil?

Futures climbed 1.7 per cent in NY after surging 5.3 per cent on Wednesday. He and other ministers said the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ...


US appeals court hears arguments in Clean Power Plan case

Implementation of the rule has been stayed by the Supreme Court pending the conclusion of litigation. The Environmental Protection Agency rule is a major pi...


Egypt's president calls for unity after migrant boat tragedy

Survivors and their families said poverty and a lack of jobs and opportunity along with political repression in Egypt have driven thousands to embark on perilou...


Supreme Court says it will hear special education case

Nevada's Education Savings Account (ESA) program, enacted in 2015, allows parents to apply for funding that can be used to send their children to private sch...


US threatens to halt talks with Russia on Syria

Brutal tactics Blockades have become one of the most brutal and successful tactics of the Syrian war, used by all sides but most widely by regime forces. But th...


Aleppo bombardments hit bakery, damage hospitals - residents

On Tuesday, government forces captured the rebel-held central neighborhood of Farafra near the Old City. In the video, DJs play music, lights flash and clubbe...


Soldiers foil Boko Haram attacks in two Borno villages

The Nigerian Army on Wednesday said troops on Operation Lafiya Dole killed element of Boko Haram at Bulabulin in Borno State. If you want your girls, bring back...


Katy Perry strips down at ballot box for Funny or Die

Cameras follow the popstar to her to her local polling place where extras are lined up in their respective just-out-of-bed attire, including a child's onesie, a...


UK judge bans publication of hacked Pippa Middleton photos

Website designer Nathan Wyatt, 35, of Wellingborough, in the county of Northamptonshire, has been arrested and bailed on suspicion of a Computer Misuse Act offe...


California heat wave intensifies wildfire threatening homes

Tuesday. The fire started about 2:30 p.m. September 26 in the area of Loma Prieta and Loma Chiquita roads. Evacuees from neighborhoods surrounding the Lom...


Trump says he'd work with Poland to improve NATO

Obama said a vote for a candidate other than Hillary Clinton or the decision not to vote would only benefit "Hillary's opponent". "She's the real deal", Obama...


Power outage grips entire state of South Australia

But by late on Wednesday, power had been restored to much of the Adelaide metropolitan area and only the northern parts of the state and the Eyre Peninsula were...


Beijing Criticizes US Moves Against Businesswoman Allegedly Linked to North Korea

Szubin, acting under secretary for terrorism and financial intelligence in the U.S. Treasury Department, adding that the company and its employees "sought to ev...


Pakistan arrests 7 over attacks on court, Christian colony

He was briefing reporters after a meeting chaired by army chief Gen Raheel Sharif reviewed the security situation. Bajwa also said that Pakistan had not accus...


Russia's Lavrov says Syrian ceasefire hinges on all sides involved

Staffan de Mistura, Secretary-General Ban-ki Moon's special envoy to Syria, said Syria's declaration of a military offensive to retake rebel-held eastern Aleppo...


Shell that hit Iraqi base contained sulfur-mustard agent

But there are still significant military, political and humanitarian obstacles between the launch of the operation and entering and retaking the city. He note...


Strong winds from typhoon hit Taiwan, killing at least 4

The center of the typhoon will exit Taiwan by late Tuesday night and make landfall in Fujian province in China, the bureau said. Strong winds buffeted the cap...


Blessing of the Animals at St. Mark's

This marks the 17th year that St. John's has sponsored this community event, which recognizes the importance of pets and animals in people's lives. If you don't...


Hillary Proposes MASSIVE Top Death Tax Rate

NPR reported earlier this month that Clinton's plan would increase the top tax rate from the current 40 percent to 45 percent. According to commentators, ...


Charlotte police release body, dashcam video from fatal shooting

Police Chief Kerr Putney said at a news conference Saturday that Scott "absolutely" had a gun but that it's not shown in his hand in the videos. Amid anxiet...


Elephants in Africa 'suffer worst decline in 25 years'

Elephants there stick closely to ranger's posts, Pope said. Other areas of population increase include Namibia and Uganda. Thousands of conservationists and ...


Calais migrant camp must go by end of year, says François Hollande

The president of the National Front is campaigning to leave the European Union and its visa-free zone, which would allow France to reinstate controls at nat...


Syria believes it's on way to military victory

Aid is seen strewn on the ground in the town of Urum al-Kubra on the western outskirts of Syria's northwestern city of Aleppo on September 20, 2016, the morning...


Debates to help half of USA voters decide between Clinton, Trump: Reuters/Ipsos

Reagan in 1980 with the candidates close to each other on the debate stage and ready to rumble. What format will the debate take? And he's conducted exten...


Tropical wave approaches Lesser Antilles

The National Hurricane Center is tonight monitoring a tropical wave, which is expected to move towards the Lesser Antilles over the next several days. No direct...


Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are deadlocked ahead of first debate

Liberals such as Bill Maher and Alec Baldwin cut down their candidate, Obama, in real time because he seemed too cool, not going in to bloody the Republican. Af...


Things to Know about deadly shootings at mall in Washington

A gunman opened fire at the Cascade Mall in Burlington, Washington, on Saturday killing four females and a male before fleeing. At a press conference Saturday...


Gabon opposition chief slams election court ruling

The opposition challenged the vote as fraudulent and on September 8, Ping, an internationally-respected diplomat who himself claimed victory, filed a legal chal...


North Korea vows in UN speech to strengthen nuclear forces

Pyongyang's top diplomat said nuclear armament is national policy and the weapons are necessary to defend his country against other "hostile" nuclear powers lik...


No military exercises with Pakistan in PoK, says Russian Federation

Talking from Moscow to The Express Tribune , Khalilullah said the joint Pakistan-Russia military exercises will take place as scheduled. However, the informati...


Hillary Clinton postpones trip to Charlotte

Clinton had announced a Sunday morning visit, likely to an African American church, after her campaign conferred earlier Friday with city officials. "After furt...


Dozens drown after migrant boat capsizes off Egypt's coast

At this rate, 2016 will be the deadliest year on record in the Mediterranean Sea. More than 10,000 people have died crossing the Mediterranean to Europe since...


Air raids pound rebel-held Aleppo as Syria army begins assault

A tense meeting Thursday of the Syria Support Group, made up of senior European and Middle Eastern envoys, ended inconclusively, with a clearly frustrated Sec...


JonBenet Ramey's brother Burke Ramsey to sue CBS documentary

The six-year-old was found dead in her family's home in Boulder, Colorado , in December 1996. Wood calls the attacks on Burke Ramsey both "disgusting and rev...


At least 7 civilians killed in Aleppo airstrikes

Activists claim the latest air attacks have tried to further cripple the limited resources in the rebel zones. Aleppo , Syria's largest city, has been the sc...


Florida governor to put $25M toward developing Zika vaccine

Zika, which resembles a light case of the flu, is transmitted by mosquito species found in tropical and sub-tropical regions: Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopic...


Green Party Candidate Jill Stein Visits Penn State To Woo Students

And it shows a very different race than the one playing out on the broader national stage. In that poll , Mr. Johnson beats Mr. Trump among those voters 29...


Winston's 4 TD passes spark Bucs

He was wide-open during one play-action pass from Matt Ryan , which led to a 59-yard gain. The Falcons struggled in the red zone last season. On the ground, P...